Samantha completed her Bachelor of Arts at the University of Waterloo, with a major in counselling and a minor in anthropology. A lover of learning and education, she completed her Masters of Science in Education in New York with a thesis on Best Practice Methods for English Language Learners. She is an Ontario Certified Teacher at the primary/junior level, and has experience in the classroom, as well as one on one as a kindergarten-grade 6 tutor. Samantha is patient, warm and open; providing a learning environment that is tailored to each child’s unique and wonderful personality. In her spare time, she reads, writes children stories, practices yoga and is on a dragon boat team. She also loves to travel.